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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Indre-et-Loire

Geographical information

Tourism label
Latitude47.2056970 (N 47° 12’ 21”)
Longitude0.1819820 (E 0° 10’ 55”)
AltitudeFrom 29m to 42m
Surface area12.58 km²
Population1861 inhabitants
Density147 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureTours (58 km, 44 min)
Insee code37011
IntercommunalityCC Chinon, Vienne et Loire

Nearest cities & towns

Beaumont-en-Véron1.6 km (3 min)
Savigny-en-Véron3.5 km (6 min)
Chinon7.6 km (10 min)
Chouzé-sur-Loire7.7 km (8 min)
Cinais8.8 km (11 min)
Huismes8.8 km (13 min)
La Roche-Clermault9 km (11 min)
Candes-Saint-Martin9.3 km (13 min)
Bourgueil9.7 km (13 min)
Seuilly10 km (10 min)
La Chapelle-sur-Loire10.8 km (13 min)
Rigny-Ussé11.3 km (17 min)
Thizay11.9 km (12 min)
Saint-Nicolas-de-Bourgueil12.7 km (14 min)

Things to see and do

Church of St. Maurice Gothic Revival.

The Baronnière, former home of the 16th century.

Places of interest

Leisure centres
Performance halls

Events and festivities

In early July, Oats Zone Blues: Summer Festival of the Blues.

Every first Sunday of July, Day of the Environment: Activities, workshops, tasting plants, farm itinerant exhibitors. At the Park Centre. Free admission.

Every last week of July for a week (Saturday to Saturday), Open International Chess. Free admission for visitors. And at the same time held the Festival Fun: Games, toys, recreational, sporting and cultural activities in different places (for free).

Every last Saturday of August, Podium of Summer: Free concert of a great artist in the village from 20.30: Michel Delpech 2007 - Philippe Laville in 2008 - Patrick Fiori in 2009 - Chico and the Gypsies in 2010 - Michael W. Smith in 2011.

Every first Sunday of September is held in the Local fair Neman: musical entertainment throughout the afternoon and inflatables for children.

Each first or second Saturday of December, Christmas market.

Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Castles of the Loire: Chinon (8 km), Rigny Ussé (11 km) Langeais (20 km), Gizeux (20 km), Rivau (22 km), Azay-le-Rideau (25 km) Saumur ( 25 km), Villandry (38 km), Angers (55 km).

Fontevraud Abbey (16 km).

Tree climbing park in Saint-Benoit-la-Forêt (12 km).

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Horse ride or trek
Nature and the great outdoors25 € to 90 € Roiffé (14.9 km)
Course on gardening garden square in the French
Culture and education5 € to 7 € Azay-le-Rideau (24 km)
Hot-air ballooning over Touraine
Nature and the great outdoors134 € to 179 € Sainte-Catherine-de-Fierbois (36 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Hamlet of La Basse Chevrière
Village visitEasy3h00Saché (28 km)
HikeEasy1h30Nouâtre (33 km)
Rose Circuit
Village visitEasy40 minLes Rosiers-sur-Loire (35 km)
HikeEasy2h20La Chapelle-aux-Choux (48 km)
The Heritage of Vaas
HikeIntermediate2h30Vaas (52 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals